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Walleye News and Notes

Perfect three for three: Toledo ran its winning streak to four consecutive games with a perfect three-win weekend at the Huntington Center. Toledo outscored Fort Wayne, Kansas City and Cincinnati 11-3 over the weekend.

Home cooking: A standing room only crowd of 8,155 in Sunday’s weekend finale meant Toledo went over the sellout mark (7,431) in two of the three home contests this past weekend. That pushed the sellout total to 14 for the year and just six away from last year’s record 20 sellouts. The Walleye are averaging over a sellout this year 7,474 per contest which...

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Walleye News and Notes

Huntington Center record crowd and Machovsky shutout highlight week: Saturday night was amazing on many fronts. First, the Walleye welcomed in a Huntington Center record 8,374 fans for the 12th sellout crowd of the season. Second, goaltender Matej Machovsky shined Saturday night with 33 saves in posting his first shutout in a Walleye uniform leading Toledo to a 3-0 win over the Manchester Monarchs. Third, Toledo stopped a modest two-game losing skid with the Saturday night win.

Machovsky rises: With the shutout Saturday night, Matej Machovsky collected his fifth win of the season. The zero he posted in the...

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Walleye News and Notes

Three win week leads Toledo to 20 wins before New Year: Toledo won the first three games of a four-game week which allowed the Walleye to reach 20 wins before the end of 2017. This is the third time in the last four seasons that Toledo has had 20 wins prior to January 1st (17-9-1-3 in the 2015-16 season).

December ends: Toledo finished with another winning month ending December 7-5-1. The last time the Walleye did not have a winning month was April 2014 when the team went 0-5-1 to finish the 2013-14 season a span of 24 consecutive...

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Walleye News and Notes

Road victory propels Fish to three win weekend: Toledo entered play Friday looking to snap a three-game losing streak and they did so in fine fashion besting Brampton 5-2 in Canada on the strength of three assists from defenseman Simon Denis. The Walleye returned home for a three power play goal night in a 5-1 victory over Atlanta Saturday and bested the Kalamazoo Wings 5-4 Sunday when Kevin Tansey scored late in the third for the win.

Offense explodes: Coming into the weekend Toledo had scored a total of 11 goals over the previous five games but unloaded...

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